The table below looks at the statistics for Line Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Line Management over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Line Management
Rank 165 178 169
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Line Management 1989 1723 1934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.75% 1.60% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.96% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1524 1366 1577
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,963 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93404 87809 88797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.09% 81.58% 78.96%
Number of salaries quoted 75620 72127 74915
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Line Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Line Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK.

Line Management Salary Trend in the UK

Line Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Line Management over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 within the UK.

Line Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Line Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +8 1895 £51,500 +3.00% 254
London -6 682 £60,000 -4.00% 80
South East +38 437 £50,000 +5.26% 47
City of London +11 173 £60,000 -4.00% 21
South West +27 169 £43,750 -2.77% 30
Berkshire +60 153 £57,500 +7.98% 7
East of England -3 152 £55,000 +15.78% 20
Yorkshire +12 150 £45,000 -3.74% 33
West Midlands -26 101 £45,000 +5.88% 8
West Yorkshire +7 99 £43,164 -4.08% 19
North West -6 98 £38,000 -15.55% 24
Reading +35 93 £50,000 - 2
Hampshire -8 78 £45,000 - 8
Leeds +1 77 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Surrey -11 72 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Scotland +37 68 £47,000 +0.53% 3
East Midlands +9 65 £51,000 +18.60% 10
Manchester -8 52 £34,000 -20.00% 9
Hertfordshire -6 49 £65,000 +10.63% 5
Somerset +18 47 £31,500 -20.98% 2
Bristol +25 46 £41,250 -5.71% 5
Wiltshire +8 43 £51,500 +9.57% 11
Birmingham -22 38 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Swindon +27 35 £55,648 +17.56% 8
Oxfordshire +30 34 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Bedfordshire -22 34 £47,500 - 5
North Yorkshire +10 33 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Cambridgeshire -5 32 £55,000 +30.95% 5
West Sussex 0 30 £40,000 -15.78% 5
Northamptonshire -1 29 £62,500 +31.57% 6

Line Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management.

1 1229 (30.32%) Finance
2 1007 (24.84%) Project Management
3 867 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
4 692 (17.07%) Degree
5 650 (16.03%) Microsoft
6 647 (15.96%) SQL
7 591 (14.58%) Mentoring
8 535 (13.20%) Windows
9 534 (13.17%) ITIL
10 491 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
11 477 (11.77%) SQL Server
12 473 (11.67%) .NET
13 467 (11.52%) MS Excel
14 401 (9.89%) Scrum
15 393 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
16 392 (9.67%) PRINCE2
17 375 (9.25%) Coaching
18 354 (8.73%) Service Delivery
19 344 (8.49%) QA
20 333 (8.21%) Management Information System
21 326 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
22 309 (7.62%) Oracle
22 309 (7.62%) HTML
23 304 (7.50%) C#
24 303 (7.47%) SLA
25 302 (7.45%) Marketing
26 295 (7.28%) Java
27 285 (7.03%) Telecoms
28 283 (6.98%) People Management
29 281 (6.93%) E-Commerce

Line Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Line Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Line Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 166 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 122 (3.01%) IIS
3 117 (2.89%) MS Exchange
4 100 (2.47%) Apache
5 93 (2.29%) Tomcat
6 74 (1.83%) SAS
7 66 (1.63%) CMS
8 52 (1.28%) WebSphere
9 43 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 33 (0.81%) Lync
11 24 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
11 24 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
12 23 (0.57%) JBoss
13 21 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
14 20 (0.49%) WordPress
14 20 (0.49%) Drupal
15 17 (0.42%) nginx
16 15 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 13 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
17 13 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 467 (11.52%) MS Excel
2 243 (5.99%) MS Office
3 142 (3.50%) MS Project
4 75 (1.85%) MS Visio
5 58 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 18 (0.44%) SPSS
8 17 (0.42%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.30%) PowerPivot
10 11 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.15%) InDesign
11 6 (0.15%) FastStats
11 6 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (0.15%) CATIA
12 4 (0.099%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.074%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.049%) Simulink
15 1 (0.025%) Maya
15 1 (0.025%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 25 (0.62%) Google Analytics
2 18 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 14 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.30%) WebTrends
4 12 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 12 (0.30%) SAP GRC
5 10 (0.25%) Magento
6 9 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
6 9 (0.22%) SAP MDM
6 9 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 9 (0.22%) SAP CO
7 8 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.20%) Agresso
8 7 (0.17%) SAP HR
8 7 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 7 (0.17%) Summit
8 7 (0.17%) Visualfiles
8 7 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
9 6 (0.15%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 70 (1.73%) SaaS
2 29 (0.72%) Office 365
3 23 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.37%) IaaS
6 9 (0.22%) PaaS
7 8 (0.20%) GitHub
8 6 (0.15%) Force.com
9 2 (0.049%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.049%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.025%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.025%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 220 (5.43%) Firewall
2 165 (4.07%) Internet
3 118 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 115 (2.84%) WAN
5 109 (2.69%) LAN
6 100 (2.47%) SAN
7 91 (2.24%) DNS
8 69 (1.70%) Network Security
9 59 (1.46%) VoIP
10 58 (1.43%) VPN
11 53 (1.31%) Intranet
11 53 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
12 48 (1.18%) Wireless
13 44 (1.09%) MPLS
13 44 (1.09%) HTTP
14 42 (1.04%) DHCP
15 40 (0.99%) 3G
16 38 (0.94%) BGP
17 37 (0.91%) 4G
18 35 (0.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 477 (11.77%) SQL Server
2 169 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 142 (3.50%) MySQL
4 141 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 122 (3.01%) Relational Database
6 121 (2.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 88 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 73 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 54 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
10 47 (1.16%) MS Access
10 47 (1.16%) OLAP
10 47 (1.16%) Oracle Database
11 38 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
11 38 (0.94%) Big Data
12 34 (0.84%) RDBMS
13 30 (0.74%) MongoDB
14 26 (0.64%) QlikView
15 25 (0.62%) Oracle OLAP
16 21 (0.52%) Data Mining
17 20 (0.49%) DTS
Development Applications
1 129 (3.18%) Visual Studio
2 94 (2.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 82 (2.02%) Git (software)
4 75 (1.85%) Selenium
5 64 (1.58%) JIRA
6 50 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
7 42 (1.04%) Subversion
8 40 (0.99%) TeamCity
9 37 (0.91%) Jenkins
10 30 (0.74%) MSBuild
11 29 (0.72%) JUnit
12 27 (0.67%) Cucumber
13 23 (0.57%) NUnit
14 19 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
14 19 (0.47%) ERwin
14 19 (0.47%) Hudson
15 17 (0.42%) WebDriver
16 16 (0.39%) Maven
17 14 (0.35%) JMeter
17 14 (0.35%) SpecFlow
General
1 1229 (30.32%) Finance
2 302 (7.45%) Marketing
3 285 (7.03%) Telecoms
4 249 (6.14%) Retail
5 224 (5.53%) Banking
6 152 (3.75%) Legal
7 99 (2.44%) Advertising
8 81 (2.00%) Publishing
9 67 (1.65%) Back Office
10 61 (1.50%) Law
11 54 (1.33%) Investment Banking
12 44 (1.09%) Automotive
13 43 (1.06%) Financial Institution
14 38 (0.94%) Electronics
15 36 (0.89%) Local Government
16 35 (0.86%) Billing
16 35 (0.86%) Manufacturing
17 28 (0.69%) French Language
18 26 (0.64%) Games
19 24 (0.59%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 462 (11.40%) Analyst
2 454 (11.20%) Team Leader
3 346 (8.53%) Project Manager
4 338 (8.34%) Developer
5 198 (4.88%) Architect
6 196 (4.83%) Business Analyst
7 188 (4.64%) Senior Manager
8 179 (4.42%) Service Manager
9 162 (4.00%) Test Manager
10 161 (3.97%) Development Manager
11 142 (3.50%) Consultant
12 126 (3.11%) Senior Analyst
13 106 (2.61%) Programme Manager
14 95 (2.34%) Delivery Manager
15 92 (2.27%) Business Manager
16 87 (2.15%) Infrastructure Manager
17 86 (2.12%) Senior Developer
18 79 (1.95%) Lead Developer
19 77 (1.90%) Senior Project Manager
20 76 (1.87%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (11.67%) .NET
2 309 (7.62%) HTML
3 238 (5.87%) CSS
4 193 (4.76%) Web Services
5 165 (4.07%) XML
6 164 (4.05%) ASP.NET
7 120 (2.96%) jQuery
8 117 (2.89%) HTML5
9 97 (2.39%) WCF
10 90 (2.22%) .NET Framework
11 82 (2.02%) SOAP
12 78 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 61 (1.50%) Middleware
14 51 (1.26%) Ajax
15 49 (1.21%) JSON
16 47 (1.16%) Spring
17 45 (1.11%) REST
18 44 (1.09%) WinForms
19 41 (1.01%) LAMP
20 40 (0.99%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 491 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
2 333 (8.21%) Management Information System
3 148 (3.65%) User Experience
4 136 (3.35%) Computer Science
5 112 (2.76%) Mobile App
6 80 (1.97%) Open Source
7 75 (1.85%) Mathematics
8 56 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
9 53 (1.31%) PMI
10 47 (1.16%) Social Media
11 43 (1.06%) Blackberry
11 43 (1.06%) Mainframe
11 43 (1.06%) Blog
12 40 (0.99%) NHS
13 37 (0.91%) Statistics
14 36 (0.89%) iPhone
15 30 (0.74%) Visualisation
16 28 (0.69%) iPad
16 28 (0.69%) Replication
17 27 (0.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 535 (13.20%) Windows
2 262 (6.46%) Linux
3 175 (4.32%) UNIX
4 112 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 92 (2.27%) Android
6 82 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 75 (1.85%) Apple iOS
8 63 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 49 (1.21%) Windows 7
10 42 (1.04%) Solaris
11 35 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 27 (0.67%) Windows Phone
13 25 (0.62%) Windows XP
14 21 (0.52%) AIX
15 19 (0.47%) Mac OS X
16 15 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
17 13 (0.32%) Windows 8
18 12 (0.30%) Ubuntu
18 12 (0.30%) HPUX
19 11 (0.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1007 (24.84%) Project Management
2 867 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
3 591 (14.58%) Mentoring
4 534 (13.17%) ITIL
5 401 (9.89%) Scrum
6 393 (9.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 392 (9.67%) PRINCE2
8 375 (9.25%) Coaching
9 354 (8.73%) Service Delivery
10 326 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 283 (6.98%) People Management
12 281 (6.93%) E-Commerce
13 247 (6.09%) Change Management
14 244 (6.02%) Risk Management
15 236 (5.82%) Business Analysis
16 230 (5.67%) Performance Management
17 214 (5.28%) Waterfall
18 201 (4.96%) Service Management
19 197 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
20 184 (4.54%) OO
Programming Languages
1 647 (15.96%) SQL
2 304 (7.50%) C#
3 295 (7.28%) Java
4 271 (6.68%) JavaScript
5 156 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 135 (3.33%) C
7 122 (3.01%) PHP
8 100 (2.47%) VB
9 91 (2.24%) C++
10 63 (1.55%) VBA
11 51 (1.26%) Python
12 47 (1.16%) PowerShell
13 42 (1.04%) PL/SQL
14 40 (0.99%) Shell Script
15 39 (0.96%) VB.NET
16 32 (0.79%) Perl
17 31 (0.76%) Ruby
18 27 (0.67%) PHP5
19 22 (0.54%) VB6
20 19 (0.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 692 (17.07%) Degree
2 165 (4.07%) ISEB
3 158 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 133 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
5 123 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
6 112 (2.76%) SC Cleared
7 77 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 77 (1.90%) PMI Certification
7 77 (1.90%) CCNP
8 76 (1.87%) ISTQB
9 64 (1.58%) CCNA
10 57 (1.41%) PMP
11 47 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 43 (1.06%) MCSE
13 40 (0.99%) CISSP
14 38 (0.94%) APMP
15 37 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 37 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 35 (0.86%) CCIE
17 33 (0.81%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 344 (8.49%) QA
2 303 (7.47%) SLA
3 46 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 40 (0.99%) ISO 9001
5 25 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 20 (0.49%) ISO 9000
7 19 (0.47%) Data Quality
8 14 (0.35%) COBIT
9 10 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 9 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 17799
11 7 (0.17%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.099%) P3O
12 4 (0.099%) COREP
13 3 (0.074%) ISO 14001
13 3 (0.074%) BS7799
14 1 (0.025%) GAAP
14 1 (0.025%) ISO 9002
14 1 (0.025%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.025%) FINREP
System Software
1 186 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 166 (4.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (1.04%) vSphere
4 37 (0.91%) XenApp
5 26 (0.64%) Firmware
6 25 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 24 (0.59%) VMware ESX
7 24 (0.59%) XenDesktop
8 12 (0.30%) UAG
8 12 (0.30%) Varnish
9 9 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 8 (0.20%) NFS
11 7 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.099%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.099%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.074%) KVM
14 3 (0.074%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 3 (0.074%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 46 (1.13%) SCCM
2 38 (0.94%) Puppet
3 33 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
4 29 (0.72%) NetBackup
5 19 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (0.42%) Cacti
7 16 (0.39%) SCOM
8 13 (0.32%) Nagios
8 13 (0.32%) WSUS
9 12 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
10 11 (0.27%) OpenView
11 9 (0.22%) FortiGate
12 8 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
12 8 (0.20%) RANCID
13 7 (0.17%) Opsview
14 6 (0.15%) Tivoli
14 6 (0.15%) Control-M
14 6 (0.15%) Backup Exec
15 5 (0.12%) HP NNM
15 5 (0.12%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 650 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 309 (7.62%) Oracle
3 263 (6.49%) VMware
4 226 (5.57%) Cisco
5 139 (3.43%) Citrix
6 115 (2.84%) SAP
7 106 (2.61%) HP
8 102 (2.52%) IBM
9 60 (1.48%) Business Objects
10 58 (1.43%) Juniper
11 55 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
12 52 (1.28%) Red Hat
12 52 (1.28%) CheckPoint
13 48 (1.18%) Adobe
13 48 (1.18%) Capita
14 44 (1.09%) Google
14 44 (1.09%) NetApp
15 41 (1.01%) Zend
16 40 (0.99%) Informatica
17 38 (0.94%) Ab Initio
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £43000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum +Bens inc free breakfast & lunch
Posted: 3 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: £52120.00 - £78180.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greenock, Renfrewshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
South West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 8 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, flexi-time
Posted: Yesterday
London
Betting Appointments
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday